New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1909. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 362pp. Duodecimo [19cm]. Tan cloth with orange and green ink designs and titles on front board and spine. Publisher's brown topstain. Moderate wear to edges of boards. Several small stains to cloth. Item #57575
"Island of Regeneration" is the story of a young woman cast ashore on a Pacific island inhabited by only one man, who is incapable of speech and exhibits savage behavior. It is a noted inspiration for Edgar Rice Burrough's "Tarzan of the Apes."